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Whether you live deep in the woods or on the top floor of a high-rise apartment, we truly believe that you can enrich your life by becoming more self-reliant.
This magazine contains articles on cooking, DIY information, gardening, livestock, foraging, building, and preparedness.

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In this issue — Spring 2018

On the cover
♣ Serious homestead gardening by Jackie Clay-Atkinson
♣ Off to a good start — newborn goats and the first days of life by Donna Insco
♣ Build a lever-arm cheese press and make the best cheddar cheese by Patrice Lewis
♣ It’s time to rethink long-term food storage by Jeffrey R. Yago, P.E.

In the garden
♣ Amen to the Praying Mantis by Allen Easterly
♣ Fruits for the Far North by Johanna Melchiore
♣ Grow potatoes in cages and harvest the easy way by Michele Cooper

In the community
Fellowship of the soil by Tom Kovach

In the workshop
♣ Sick of junky tools? Go back in time by David Goodman

In the barnyard
♣ Novice chickens from a chicken novice by Dan Gilmer
♣ Adventures in Broodyville by Setanto O’Ceillaigh

In the kitchen
♣ Canning Class, Part 7: Canning vegetables by Jackie Clay-Atkinson